Proudly presented by Laurie Whittaker and David Feinberg, a bit of the old and a lot of new! Laurie S. Whittaker was born in Rhode Island to a large Irish-Catholic family, (she is #5 of six children), and moved to Florida with her family in 1970. Laurie Whittaker’s work experience has included a waitress, bartender, a bank teller, a customer service rep at KMart and finally, an Attorney. Laurie graduated from Florida State University (big Seminoles fans).
Laurie has owned and operated several successful businesses over the last 30 years, including her Law Firm, Title company and a Lending company.
In 2006, she made the decision to open up a Sports Bar in Wilton Manors. Laurie looked all over the country to find an authentic sports bar and felt with her experience and her love for sports that it would be successful, a place her clients could call home. Laurie was very successful with Sidelines Sports Bar was open from 2006 to 2015. David S. Feinberg brings with him over 25 years of management experience in the financial services industry and the hospitality industry. His range of expertise includes: All as aspects of Bar Management, Business Development, Sales Management, Operational Efficiencies, Strategic Planning, Project Management, and Marketing. David’s career began as a part time Teller and was quickly promoted to Operations Supervisor, prior to moving to Florida in June of 1993. Since then, David has served in various positions including Vice President Area Manager for Amtrust Bank, Senior Vice President District Manager for Northwest Savings Bank, and Vice President of Retail Services for Tropical Financial Credit Union and General Manager of Sidelines Sports Bar. David was involved in various community based organizations including The March of Dimes, Relay for Life Kids in Distress-5K Run, Annual Toy Drive, Broward Partnership for the Homeless, Florida Aids Walk, Fort Lauderdale Pride Center- Former Board of Director, Rainbow Business Coalition-Former Board of Director and Plantation Rotary.